A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 32 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (20 miles) on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000a508. Event ids that are associated: at00ou6wkx, ak16437689, us2000a508. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/08/17 / 2017-08-05 02:07:48 / August 5, 2017 @ 2:07 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Tanaga Volcano in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 16:07:48 / 4:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.2857° West, 51.6024° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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